Not to be confused with a graph, a chart is a graphic representation of data. Charts allow users to see what the results of various data is to better understand and predict current and future data. In the picture below, is an example picture of a column chart of unique visitors Computer Hope has received between the years of 2000 and 2006. As can be seen in this example, you can immediately see a gentle increase of users without reading any data.

Column chart picture

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Also see: Axis, Bar chart, Column chart, Flow chart, Graph, Line chart, Pie chart, Point chart, Statistics